25 Best Places to Sell Your Textbooks for the Most Money ($$$)

You're a broke college student, and you want to get rid of the mound of books in the corner of your dorm. 

If you take them to the school bookstore, you know you're going to end up earning back a quarter of what you paid, if you're lucky. So, what other options do you have?


At the top of our list is BookScouter. This online platform provides prospective sellers with insight into over 35 textbook buyback sites and guides them to what site will offer them the most money for the used textbook they're selling. 


BooksRun gives you the option to sell your college textbook and get paid cash in return. They claim to buy back books at some of the best prices. They send you prepaid shipping labels, meaning you won't pay anything for shipping. 


Cash4Books is another excellent option if you're looking to sell textbooks at the end of the semester. One of the most desirable features of the site is that before you even list your book for sale, you can get a price quote for the particular text's going rate. 


Student2Student works for sellers in several ways. It connects you with others who are seeking the texts you're selling. You can arrange your book's sale through their network, and it will offer you convenience by referring to other students on your campus to your sales.